Found February 22, 2013 on
Mike Schmidt‘s stance is crazy enough to agree with. In an age in which a player is enshrined in Cooperstown only after surviving an extensive PED witch hunt, Schmidt’s take on the whole Hall of Fame process is actually a breath of fresh air. His opinion might not be a popular one, particularly among the BBWAA members who spend countless hours arguing why certain players from the Steroids Era don’t deserve to be inducted, but one single point made by the former Phillies third baseman shows exactly why we need to step back and look at what the entire voting process has become: ridiculous. Everyone and their mother these days seems to assume that both Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds used steroids during their big league careers. But while it’s certainly possible, perhaps even likely, neither player ever failed a drug test administered by Major League Baseball, which is why Schmidt isn’t so quick to write them off. “I would not have a problem with Bonds or Clemens [being inducted],” Schm...

Roger Clemens takes the mound in Florida

While the sports world is speculating about whether or not a 50-year-old Michael Jordan could compete in today’s NBA, 7-time Cy Young Award winner competed today with major leaguers [insert joke here about Astros being a AAA team] in a 20 minute session in Kissimmee, Florida as the Astros prepare for their Grapefruit League opener. Credit: Karen Warren, Houston Chronicle According...

Mike Schmidt leans towards Bonds and Clemens in Hall

Legendary Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmidt offers a unique perspective on the steroid era eligible players, citing Career Home Run Champion Barry Bonds and seven time Cy Young Award winner Roger Clemens specifically.  He takes a literal approach to steroid accusations in that, “thou shalt not accuse unless evidence is there.”  According to Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly...

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Barry Bonds to reach Hall of Fame before Pete Rose?

Will Barry Bonds reach the Hall of Fame before Pete Rose? For years the debate has been if Pete Rose deserves to be in the MLB Hall of Fame. The question has been answered by many opinionated people and debated until it consistently fades away. As players of the ‘steroids era’ become eligible,  the question needs to be asked if Barry Bonds will reach the Hall of Fame before...
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